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laws. we'll have more on the president's actions later on. today in oakland the community came together during a special mass for the victims. nick smith was there. >> archbishop and cathedral of price the light led the mass. they gathered to remember the victims and families touched by the school shooting in connecticut. >> as we reach for our brothers and sisters taken from us by a sudden and violent death. >> more than 200 listened for the need of prayer and looking for answers. >> a wreath in memory of sandy hook elementary was hung and names read aloud. those i spoke with they don't know the victims but it made them feel spiritedly connected. they were here to heal. >> encouragement to the family of those that lost their loved ones. just to know that god is still the head of our lives and faith does help us to put through our faith and that is why we came today. ♪ ♪ >> students from the catholic school not much older than the victims themselves, sang silent night, hoping that the theme and words will do just that to a community still feeling pain. ♪ >> nick smith, "abc 7 news
of president morsi's power grab. they didn't want him removed from office but his actions are not how a democracy should be run. >> not accepting what is done by president morsi. we wanted more equality for all egyptians not just the muslim brotherhood. >> some of the powers granted them, power to declare emergency laws and immunity to trials. >> state consumer advocates, shipment of toxic toys from china will not be used for gifts. they seized a shipment worth $18,000. the toys contain toxic levels of a chemical that is used the in making rubber and plastics. it's especially dangerous to small chin. it's been linked to birth defects. >> and tonight marks the first day of hanukkah. hundreds packed union square to watch the menorah mark the holiday. seven more will be list through december 15th. this is the 37th year menorah lighting. >> a new theory how the dinosaurs were wiped out the face of the earth. it involves the volcano. we'll tell you what may have happened 65 million years ago. a tragedy in london, how two djs are being punished after a prank may have led to a suicide. golde
. don't have it any other way. can't strike. can't do job action. the only way really to send a message loud and clear is to leave. >>reporter: tina says no amount of recruiting will ever replace the decades of experience the city is losing in the name of fiscal reform in san jose abc 7 news. >> 4 year ballots over san francisco golf course done tonight. federal court june says the city did not vailt the endangered species act by allowing golf in the historic sharp park golf course. judge relied on opinion from u.s. fish wild life service and found golf was not likely to jeopardize the continued existence of the california red legged frog and the san francisco garther snake. >> rate now in the south bay police try to contact owner of high end used car confinement lot who disappeared wall dozens of luxury vehicle. we first brought you the story last night at 11:00. car owners are converging on sunnyvale motors looking for answers and their cars. lot has been empty since at least sunday and the owner can't be found. saint veil motorist sold considers on consignment for ow
and then dumping her body in a remote part of pleasanton calling her actions cold blooded and premeditated. >> we always felt she felt no remorse seeing her in trial. stare directly at the familiar where i a blank stair. >>reporter: michelle brother michael broke down talking about his sister. the plans michelle had for her life and she wanted to follow in late mother foot steps and become a nurse. those dreams ended the day the 26-year-old student went missing from a parking garage in hayward last year. the lay family worst fear were confirmed when after weeks of searches by police and volunteers her decomposed body was found in a remote area near pleasanton. today the family trying to heal while hoping that their words will be remembered many years from now in 2029 when michelle killer could be up for parole. >> just want to know after 25 years to know how unique she was and give a face to michelle's case. >>reporter: esteban brother and sister left the criminal without talking to the media. the judge offered word of comfort to the lay family about their loss telling them that you never ge
incident ongoing active shooter we take immediate action. we know that lives are at stake and if there's an immediate, our officers are told to gather and engage. >>reporter: but in terms of what schools can did to prevent violence. every administrator we contacted echoed what superintendent core saichltd i will tell you the single greatest security system you can have if place is a well informed enabled student body that is going to notice something and tell an adult. >>reporter: as superintendent says if somebody is really intense really motivated to cause harm chances are he will find way to do it. so awareness really is the front-line of any security pla plan. police will tell you that and that's what students are told during these drills. this is abc 7 news. >> it has been a difficult day. you can express condolence to those touched by the school tragedy on the face book paichbility invite to you share your thoughts at facebook.com slash abc 7 news. maybe there's a comment would you like to make bit. also post this badge to your face book wall. silent show of support for e
it's time for action. all this as president obama signals how far he will go to reign in assault weapons. 2020 anchor chris cuomo begins our coverag coverage. >> each body buried calls for change. white house voicing support for new gun law and renewal of the assault weapon ban. weapons that fire bullet in rapid succession with each pull of the trigger. the business community also proving to be potential catalyst. investment manager announcing the sale of the stake in the biggest maker of assault rifle rifles. what prompted the move may instructive. union representing california teacher said it was reviewing the decision to invest 500 million dollars with server because of the connection to bush master. >> teacher feel very strong and passionate about this issue. >>reporter: nevada advocate see this as strive for culture change making assault rifles taboo. >> a lot of people are now getting behind and understanding at the end of the day not necessarily the dollar that counts but the sense of what they are doing with the money. sense of the type of weapon we are selling to
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. a section of the drive fallen. it snapped a water main and sewage line. utility workers jumped into action to prevent a major sewage leak. >> it was a major target. road didn't collapse immediately the road had begun to dip and appeared to be failing and they were working on top of the failing road. though were very rapidly through the morning and were able to get the line in before the road finally collapsed. >> ama: the water was diverted under the roadway by debris that included logs and sticks and even furniture. area residents are expected to be without water throughout the. >> right a large pothole on a section of highway 4 in pittsburg caused serious problems. drivers couldn't see the hazard in the heavy rain. several cars were lined up on and all the flat tires were caused by the same pothole. >> there are some flooded streets in san francisco as well as fallen trees. lilian kim shows us one neighborhood forced to spend sunday cleaning up. >> the family surveyed the damage. luckily no one it was hurt but the large tree did damage the front and one of their peach trees. he was in th
and it was amazing. >> you have to see that at the movies. >> there is so much action but i still thing i like
-authored proposition 209 that ended ainformationtive action preferences in the public sector. >> you are asking the taxpayers to subsidize people here illegally and i think that this the is the wrong way to go. >> some people who just feel that if anybody didn't go through the proper process that that they don't belong here. that's a political view and i can't do anything about that. these are extraordinarily talented people and in the current era with all the challenges we have in california we can not afford to waste this kind of talent. >>reporter: about 200 students benefit from the scholar shp. it will cover only a portion of the fees about 5000 dollars. in the newsroom, abc 7 news. >>> all right. it ace busy tuesday nature. mr. to bring you coming up here. state workers wasting taxpayer money while on the clock. one even wracked up thousands of personal on line posts. bay area recycling center facing eviction from golden gate park and the last ditch effort to save it. plus high tech feature that promise to make the 49ers new stadium a state of the art experience. >> spencer back w
action lawsuit. that is tonight at 11:00. middle earth is back on top at the box office. >> peter jackson's, the hobbit took in $58 million. stronger than three previous lord of the rings film. number two lifeguardians, lincoln crossed the hundred million mark earning 7 million this weekend skyfall is number four
they sprung into action. 2 big honor awarded to local figure skater today. local figure skater today. stay with us >> well fire officials put out the list of holiday do and don't today and topping that list is this. tonight forget to water your christmas tree today. they lit a dry tree to show how quickly it burst in flames. pine went up in 90 seconds. it was left to nothing but ashes. menlo park officials held their own show and tell. to drape turned this tiny room into an absolute inferno in just minutes as you can see. about 400 people die each year in the united states. because of holiday related fires. advice we hear every year but always bears repeating because the danger is very real at homes this time of year. >> 2 san francisco police officers recalled a very emotional call from last week that brought them to tears literally. police chief greg sur hailed officer matt cloud and steve gris as hero for last wed. they found a baby born just minutes earlier. the newborn covered in blood and not breathing. ambulance was 10 mp away so they decided to drive the baby to the ho
camera action. >> every light is doing its own thing. they are all choreographed. >> really cool. >> it is bother some. >> what is fun for some is nuisance for others. up next. highlights of the holiday season. stay with us. 7 news at 9:00 continues here in just at 9:00 continues here in just a moment. >> rain hang around awhile let's go back to sandhya to update the forecast with live doppler 7hd. >> good idea to happening on to the umbrella and watch out for possibility of thunder. as you look at live doppler 7hd i show you the numerous light new england strike off the coast line. none of thoughts strike have made land at least over the bay area yet. lack at the strikes they get closer to highway 1 not far away from ukiah so i am watching this intense line of thunderstorms activity and some heavy rape. right now moderate rain showing up in the north bay around highway 101. lit springs road watch out for pockets of heavy rain. it is light to moderate around fairfield suisun city walter road is he meant hill road out to the vac aville area and spotty lighter showers out t
concern over these and federal government may be taking action. >> this is the agreement. >> the family home, dream and nest egg for jim and linda mcmahon until it had to be sold to pay a reverse mortgaged as soon as her husband died. >> i get a letter. sorry to hear about your husband passing away. >> it's an immediate cash payment in exchange for future equity. but only people 62 and older qualify. linda was too young to be on the mortgage. so when her older husband died she lost everything. it's only one danger inherent in the reverse mortgage. >> critics say the tv commercials prey to vulnerable senior seniors and they are warning it's not free money. >> they are not being told about the downside. >> right now in america, 57,000 seniors in reverse mortgages are in danger of losing their homes. nearly 10% forecast rate, four times higher than traditional mortgages. the department of housing and you urban development will recommend seniors be very careful with reverse mortgages. >> reverse mortgage the last option? >> i think it should be. absolutely. >> an option. >> it's wonderful h
accountable. >>reporter: senior official tells abc news that there are contingent plans for military action if the weapons became a threat. syrian regime today said it wouldn't use chemical weapon under any circumstances but president assad father used them and assad has been mass kering his citizens for nearly 2 straight years. martha, abc news, washington. >> u.s. find it snevl a quandary here. imposes crippling sanction on iran and but they are buying anti-venom to the help soldiers from this snake. it can paralyze the victim in an hour. the snake refs to let go when biting the victim. tenacious. only anti-venom comes from iran but military purchase may violate sanction rules. pentagon investigating after the wall street journal raised question about this. this is approved by the fda only works on bites by snakes found in the united states. >>> new to the storks watch heard round the world. prince william and wife kate!kate duchess expecting first child kate is in the whose her husband by her side tonight. many we explain why. >>reporter: world saw kate was on friday a pictur
she has no choice. >> it's a serious issue. it's a forfeiture action. she could lose the building. >>reporter: harbor side rented the oakland property for 6 years. city officials feel the federal crack down comes too late in the game. oakland is taking the unprecedented step of suing saying the feds have promised to leave dispensary alone. if they are obeying state and local laws. >> what they are trying to do is we are going to suit down dispensary and all you patients too bad. tough luck. do you believe this too bad. >> it's in the right. just not right. like taking away walgreens. i compare to it that. >>reporter: the u.s. attorney office says because this is pending litigation they have no comment. there's no time table for the june to rule and the doors to harbor side remain open. in the newsroom, carolyn tyler, abc 7 news. >>> if you have a parking ticket in oakland you may have some money coming back to you. analysis by the oakland city auditor shows that drivers over paid their parking tickets by astounding 3 16,000 dollars. that's just in one, 12 month period
that wants a piece of the social gift giving action an they have been l stealing their attention. they have an unfair advantage. the company is facebook. few week ago they went live with facebook gift and covered their own site in ads with good review if philip who spoke to us by skype. >> seeing all the other items they had offered i also thought perfect for their friends so biggest problem with keeping within my budget. >>reporter: philip is sending physical gifts that won't arrive in time for christmas. but at least facebook sent a nice little message to say they are on the way. procrastinators can't have everything. in san francisco, abc 7 news. >>> don't tell spencer i got it him one of the 43 gifts. >> ultimate gift for the cat lover in your life. you have probably heard of the dna test to learn more about your ancestry. now one for your cat. it's the feline genetic laboratory cat ancestry test that you a dna sample from the cat to determine whether pet parents or grand pawrpts belong to one of the common cat bree. test developed by the veterinary genetic laboratory at uc davis
. >> no big deal. >> thank you lisa very much. sports director is off collin here. warriors in action doing well tonight. >> yes. yes. looking pretty good. kind of up and down game but i think the result people will lake to see. last year warriors register the 20th win of the year in game number 46. in search of no. 20 tonight in in search of no. 20 tonight in game no. >> coming up tonight 7 news at 11:00 o'clock. late details on what happened when 3 people were washed in the ocean justoue get more information on the tragic story for you. plus we are tracking the weather as it moves into the bay area tonight. when the rain is going to reach your neighborhood. those stories and a lot more coming up on 7 news at 11:00 o'clock over on channel 7. but collin is here with all the sports now. warriors doing well tonight. >> nice to see. what a great start to the year. all the warrior fans waiting for this for a number of years. well here it is. first of 3 straight home games for the warriors. wright making his return tonight. sixers at oracle. 15 and 2 and holding opponent to 100 p
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